Projections (album)

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Studio album by The Blues Project
Released November 1966
Recorded Fall, 1966
Genre Blues rock, psychedelic rock, psychedelic folk, jazz
Length 49:24
Label Verve/Folkways
Producer Tom Wilson
Marcus James on "Flute Thing" and "Fly Away"
The Blues Project chronology
Live at The Cafe Au Go Go
Live at Town Hall
Singles from Projections
  1. "I Can't Keep From Crying"
    Released: November, 1966
  2. "Steve's Song"
    Released: February, 1967
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Projections is an album by American blues rock band The Blues Project. Produced by Tom Wilson and released by Verve/Folkways in November 1966, the album was their first studio release and examined a more rock-based sound.[2] Jim Marshall was credited as the photographer of the album cover.

Soon after the release of this album, Al Kooper left the band in the spring of 1967 to form Blood, Sweat & Tears.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "I Can't Keep From Crying" (Arranged by Al Kooper) – 4:25
  2. "Steve's Song" (Steve Katz) – 4:55
  3. "You Can't Catch Me" (Chuck Berry) – 4:14
  4. "Two Trains Running" (McKinley Morganfield) – 11:20
  5. "Wake Me, Shake Me" (Arranged by Kooper) – 5:15
  6. "Cheryl's Going Home" (Bob Lind) – 2:35
  7. "Flute Thing" (Kooper) – 5:58
  8. "Caress Me Baby" (Jimmy Reed) – 7:12
  9. "Fly Away" (Kooper) – 3:30





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